The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 83 88 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.71% 7.77% 4.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.42% 25.88% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 65 80 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
292 340 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.64% 30.01% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 257 311 135
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 148 (95.48%) C#
2 135 (87.10%) .NET
3 107 (69.03%) ASP.NET
4 61 (39.35%) Web Services
5 60 (38.71%) jQuery
6 57 (36.77%) VB.NET
7 55 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 53 (34.19%) SQL
9 52 (33.55%) HTML
9 52 (33.55%) CSS
9 52 (33.55%) MVC
10 51 (32.90%) JavaScript
10 51 (32.90%) OO
11 45 (29.03%) MS Excel
12 43 (27.74%) WCF
13 41 (26.45%) Computer Science
14 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
15 39 (25.16%) XML
15 39 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (22.58%) Degree
17 32 (20.65%) TDD
18 30 (19.35%) Ajax
19 29 (18.71%) .NET Framework
19 29 (18.71%) VB
19 29 (18.71%) HTML5
20 28 (18.06%) XSLT
21 27 (17.42%) LINQ
22 25 (16.13%) Web Development
23 23 (14.84%) VB6
24 20 (12.90%) IIS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.90%) IIS
2 9 (5.81%) CMS
3 8 (5.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) Internet
2 8 (5.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 14 (9.03%) SQLite
4 12 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.52%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.52%) Firebird
8 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 13 (8.39%) NUnit
3 13 (8.39%) StyleCop
4 12 (7.74%) Subversion
5 7 (4.52%) ReSharper
6 6 (3.87%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (5.81%) German Language
2 8 (5.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (90.32%) Developer
2 88 (56.77%) C# Developer
3 79 (50.97%) .NET Developer
4 45 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (13.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 21 (13.55%) Web Developer
8 20 (12.90%) C# Web Developer
9 17 (10.97%) Junior Developer
9 17 (10.97%) Junior
9 17 (10.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (10.32%) Junior Software Developer
11 15 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (9.68%) Senior Developer
11 15 (9.68%) Programmer
11 15 (9.68%) Software Programmer
11 15 (9.68%) C# Programmer
12 14 (9.03%) WPF Developer
13 12 (7.74%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (87.10%) .NET
2 107 (69.03%) ASP.NET
3 61 (39.35%) Web Services
4 60 (38.71%) jQuery
5 52 (33.55%) CSS
5 52 (33.55%) HTML
6 43 (27.74%) WCF
7 39 (25.16%) XML
8 30 (19.35%) Ajax
9 29 (18.71%) .NET Framework
9 29 (18.71%) HTML5
10 28 (18.06%) XSLT
11 27 (17.42%) LINQ
12 20 (12.90%) Silverlight
13 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (10.32%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (9.03%) WPF
16 13 (8.39%) Entity Framework
17 9 (5.81%) CSS3
17 9 (5.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.81%) User Experience
4 1 (0.65%) W3C
4 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.65%) Replication
4 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.65%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.26%) Windows
2 15 (9.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.55%) MVC
2 51 (32.90%) OO
3 39 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.65%) TDD
5 25 (16.13%) Web Development
6 20 (12.90%) Mobile Development
6 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 20 (12.90%) Scrum
7 18 (11.61%) OOD
8 15 (9.68%) OOP
8 15 (9.68%) Open Source
9 11 (7.10%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.10%) ITIL
9 11 (7.10%) Integration Testing
9 11 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.45%) Content Management
11 8 (5.16%) Web Accessibility
12 6 (3.87%) BDD
13 5 (3.23%) Change Management
14 3 (1.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 148 (95.48%) C#
2 57 (36.77%) VB.NET
3 53 (34.19%) SQL
4 51 (32.90%) JavaScript
5 29 (18.71%) VB
6 23 (14.84%) VB6
7 15 (9.68%) Java
8 14 (9.03%) Lua
9 11 (7.10%) F#
9 11 (7.10%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.94%) C++
11 1 (0.65%) Delphi
11 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (22.58%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.29%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.74%) Google
3 9 (5.81%) Adobe
3 9 (5.81%) OpenText
3 9 (5.81%) RedDot
4 1 (0.65%) Remedy
4 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.65%) Akamai
4 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
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